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Saints cut vets Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma, Jabari Greer, Roman Harper

After missing all of last season with an ACL tear, it appears that Will Smith's career in New Orleans is over, along with Jabari Greer, Roman Harper and Jonathan Vilma.

Jonathan Vilma Will Happily Show You His Junk if You’ve Got Game

2 months agoNews : Mediaite

The news that University of Missouri defensive lineman Micheal Sam could soon become the first openly gay player in the National Football League has caused renewed interest in recent comments by New Orleans Saints (and former New York Jets) linebacker Jonathan Vilma. Show More Summary

Jonathan Vilma Clarifies His Concerns About Gays Looking at Him in the Locker Room: VIDEO

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Last week, New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma gave an interview to NFL Networks' Andrea Kramer in which he expressed concern about openly gay players looking at him in the shower. Said Vilma: "I think he would not be accepted...

Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma clarifies homophobic views prior to Michael Sam’s annoucement

New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma was the poster boy of intolerance after expressing his concerns about having an openly gay player in an NFL locker room. Since Missouri defensive end Michael Sam gained national attentionShow More Summary

Jonathan Vilma, Chris Kluwe Discuss Michael Sam With Anderson Cooper

Missouri defensive end and 2014 NFL draft prospect Michael Sam made headlines on Sunday when he announced that he was gay. On Monday, Anderson Cooper 360 featured interviews with NFL linebacker Jonathan Vilma and former NFL punter Chris Kluwe. Show More Summary

Vilma apologizes for recent comments about gay players

During Super Bowl week, Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma made a controversial comment based on the hypothetical example of a gay player being on his team.  Now that former Missouri defensive end Michael Sam has come out as gay, Vilma has expressed remorse for his prior remarks. “It was a poor illustration of the example I…

Vilma clarifies his opinion of a gay teammate

New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma appeared on CNN's Anderson Cooper 360 on Monday night to try and clarify recent comments he made about doubting if an openly gay NFL player would be widely accepted in the NFL. Vilma's first...Show More Summary

Will Michael Sam Save the NFL From Its Homophobia?

The NFL has been plagued by homophobic train wrecks. Just last week New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma expressed his fear of taking a shower knowing a gay player might be within eye range. There's former Minnesota Vikings punter...Show More Summary

Shook Ones: New Orleans Saints Baller Jonathan Vilma Afraid To Shower With Gay Teammates

Are Johnathan Vilma’s concerns valid as a straight man? Jonathan Vilma Afraid To Shower With Gay Teammates Homophobia needs to stop in 2014. According to Rolling Out: Gay players in sports has been a hot topic in the public for

NFL Player Jonathan Vilma Is Very Afraid That A Gay Player Will Look At Him Naked

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Seems like someone thinks he’s a little bit cuter than he actually is… In a fascinating NFL Gameday profile, pro players have a frank discussion with the NFL’s Chief Correspondent for Player Health and Safety Andrea Kremer about hazing, racism and homophobia in the locker room. The gay chatter begins around the four-minute mark when New Orleans […]

New Orleans Saints' Jonathan Vilma is Worried Gay Players Will Look At Him in the Shower

2 months agoLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma appears to have some unresolved fears about gays in the locker room. When asked by NFL Network’s Andrea Kramer about potentially playing with a gay teammate, Vilma responded: "I think he would not be...

Vilma shares the secrets of beating Peyton Manning on Super Sunday

Monday’s edition of Pro Football Talk at the Super Bowl included a visit from Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma, who knows a thing or two about the Super Bowl — and a thing or two about beating Peyton Manning in a Super Bowl. So what did Vilma and the Saint do to pull off a victory…

Payton says decision to put Vilma on IR was a tough one

Sean Payton said it was difficult to place linebacker Jonathan Vilma on injured reserve yesterday because of what he meant to the team on and off the field. But he also made clear that what Vilma was able to do on the field now wasn’t enough. Payton said that Vilma made the same kind of…

Payton: Vilma 'one of the all-timers'

METARIE, La. -- Coach Sean Payton on Thursday raved about linebacker Jonathan Vilma and what he has meant to the New Orleans Saints' organization both on and off the field, while also explaining why the team made the tough decision to...Show More Summary

Saints place LB Jonathan Vilma on season-ending injured reserve

Linebacker Jonathan Vilma was placed on season-ending injured reserve by the Saints on Wednesday.

Saints place Jonathan Vilma on injured reserve

If you blinked, you might have missed Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma’s entire 2013 season. Vilma was activated from injured reserve on Sunday in time to play against the Jets, which Vilma did, but his stay on the active roster wasn’t particularly long. Multiple Saints beat writers report that the team has placed Vilma on injured…

Saints to re-sign cornerback Chris Carr

The New Orleans Saints released cornerback Chris Carr last week in order to activate linebacker Jonathan Vilma from the short-term injured reserve list. Now Carr is once again returning to the Saints. Carr’s agent, Buddy Baker, reported via his Twitter account that his client was re-signing with New Orleans. Carr has appeared in five games…

Jets Fans Burn Jonathan Vilma Jersey, For Some Reason

6 months agoSports : Deadspin

Were Jets fans really that bitter when Jonathan Vilma went to the Saints? He was traded! Maybe there's an obscure, specific beef we don't know about. Do you, Jets fans. Read more...

Saints activate Jonathan Vilma, who could play today vs. Jets

Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma could make his season debut today against the Jets. The Saints activated Vilma from injured reserve with the return designation to their 53-man roster, which means he’s eligible to play in today’s game. Although the Saints haven’t officially declared him active for today’s game, it’s unlikely that they would have put…

No decision on Vilma's status

METAIRIE, La. -- Linebacker Jonathan Vilma is now eligible to return to the New Orleans Saints' active roster. But coach Sean Payton did not indicate Thursday if and when the Saints plan to activate him. The Saints have until Nov. 11 to decide whether to activate Vilma or place him on season-ending injured reserve. “He’s doing well. Show More Summary

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